Union Human Development Minister Prakash Javadekar launched the National Digital Library, a repository of millions of academic texts from around the world which will be open for all to use. The digital library at present hosts 17 million-plus items in 200-plus languages from more than 170 institutions. It has been built by the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, under a project given it by the HRD Ministry, with work on it starting in early 2015.Read More
Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Nitin Gadkari has expressed that Union Government’s collaboration with Google will help in effective flood management in India. The Central Water Commission, India’s apex technical organization in the field of Water Resources, on June 18, 2018, signed a Collaboration Agreement with Google for flood forecastingRead More
A National Consultation on the National Rural Drinking Water Programme (NRDWP) and Swajal was held in the Capital today to discuss the reforms needed in NRDWP and to outline a road map for the Swajal scheme. The consultation was chaired by the Union Minister of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Sushri Uma Bharti.Read More
The Union Cabinet has approved the proposal of Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region for the nomination of the Union Home Minister as ex-officio Chairman of North Eastern Council – a statutory body with Governors and Chief Ministers of all the eight North Eastern States as its MemberRead More
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